Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

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Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by lyndaejane on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 16:13

A friend has asked me to make a card for her, to give to her priest who is celebrating the silver jubilee of his ordination. She would like an image of a priest's hands holding the host or the chalice to figure somewhere on the card: have an idea of what I'd like to do but can't find a suitable image (spent over an hour on Google). A lot of the graphics are cartoony, if you know what I mean: wouldn't mind a line image if I can't get something suitable. Preferably a free (or cheap) one, too: found a great one, but I think it must have been designed for use in websites, as it was several thousand dollars!

Can anyone point me in the right direction, please? Thanks.

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Post by supergran on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 18:09

I will have a look on my card making disc if I can get it put on here

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by lyndaejane on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 18:38

Thanks, Billie.

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Post by thriftycrafter on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 19:18

http://www.crossdaily.com/graphics/search-do.php?term=communion&TID=&viewtype=all&operator=OR
not exactly what you want but might do. My Cd doesn't have anything suitable I'm afraid.

http://www.faithclipart.com/images-templates/chalice.html
this has clipart of the hands and wafer/wine but not sure about photos, might be something if you dig deeper

http://www.christianppt.com/
some very nice backgrounds here.
I'll ask on FSUK and see if anyone has anything handy over there.

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Post by supergran on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 21:20

I had a look on my cd's but could not find the one I thought I had, then keyed 'praying hand pictures' into google worldwide and got up some very nice pictures, you have to try most of the sites that come up even the clipart ones, hope this is of some help

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Post by Celfyddydau on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 21:40

My Cd only has drawing type pictures on it - no photos. But if you get stuck I can post one on here.

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by Lorraine on Mon 15 Jun 2009 - 23:48

Lynda, there is exactly what you want here:
http://www.salforddiocese.org.uk/vocations/index.html
and here:
http://www.salforddiocese.org.uk/index.html
only prob is they're small images. It might be too much trouble, but you could email them and ask them if they'd send you a larger one?

There's this one of a priest with the host and wine:
http://homepage.ntlworld.com/pharseas.world/GlassChalice.jpg

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Post by lyndaejane on Tue 16 Jun 2009 - 14:59

Thanks for all these links, girls: apart from the second one that Karelyn has posted, none of the others came up when I did the various searches that I tried. Will have a look when I've finished reading all the back posts.

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by cb on Tue 16 Jun 2009 - 22:08

Lynda this site doesn't actually have the priest or hands but some images that you can download, of host and chalice that I have used

http://www.scrapbookscrapbook.com/

The links Lorraine has given you are for the diocese I belong to and I have never seen them so off for a look now to see what it says about our lovely tin hut of a church which has now closed.

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Post by thriftycrafter on Tue 16 Jun 2009 - 22:25

got a few more if these no good

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Post by Celfyddydau on Thu 18 Jun 2009 - 18:31

Just googled chalice and host can it came up with these I love the 3rd one in - but it has no hands.

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Post by Celfyddydau on Thu 18 Jun 2009 - 18:32

Page 3 has a great one and page 4 has one that is good but is a drawing.

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by lyndaejane on Thu 18 Jun 2009 - 18:44

Thankyou to everybody who posted on here: I've now finished the card and I hope my friend will be pleased with it. I settled on one of the images that Karelyn sent, although I printed it in black and white, rather than colour, as I wanted a silver theme because it's the priest's 25th anniversary.

Oops - had better scan it in before I give it to her so you know what I did.

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Post by lyndaejane on Thu 18 Jun 2009 - 18:55

This is it:



Card blank is matt silver, then shiny silver mat (looks black in picture) under white, with the image on. Greeting (which is a play on words) is matted on figured silver. There are three clear diamante at the top and one either side of the greeting. Hope my friend will like it (and the priest, of course): I prefer doing less-is-more cards, but of course that's not everybody's taste.

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by kt_dragonfly on Thu 18 Jun 2009 - 19:38

thats lovely Lyndae!

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by Lorraine on Thu 18 Jun 2009 - 21:56

Very classy.

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Post by Celfyddydau on Fri 19 Jun 2009 - 12:13

Love it and I'm sure he will

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Post by thriftycrafter on Fri 19 Jun 2009 - 14:43

Very appropriate , including the 3 gems, nice touch that.
You wouldn't get something as special as this in a shop, well done.

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Post by Scatty on Fri 19 Jun 2009 - 14:57

Wow this is very classy, I'm sure both will be over the moon with it.

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Re: Image of priest's hands holding host or chalice?

Post by lyndaejane on Fri 19 Jun 2009 - 17:39

Yes, Karelyn - it's funny that we crafters do things in threes and so does God. Ours are only for artistic effect, though!

Thanks for all the nice comments: my friend is popping round tomorrow morning so will let you know what she thinks.

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